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Alvechurch
Saturday, September 21, 2019

HGV ban sought

Hills parking poser

Day of live music

Blackwell Music Festival takes place on Saturday September 7 in the grounds of Hunter’s Hill School, with live music from 12noon to 9pm, plus bar,...
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Flower power!

This year’s Blackwell Summer Festival had a ‘Flower Power’ theme, which saw residents fully embracing the spirit of the event with a variety of...
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Blackwell ball boosts funds

The Blackwell May Ball, held at Grafton Manor in Bromsgrove, raised more than £8,000 in aid of Blackwell First School. Guests enjoyed a three-course meal,...

Lights donation

Lickey Community Group hopes to donate funds for lighting to illuminate the defibrillator at the Trinity Centre. Lickey & Blackwell parish chairman Nick Forknell said he...

Parish ‘quirks’ prompt review

Lickey & Blackwell Parish Council discussed the idea of adding a new area to the parish after an enquiry from a resident of Staple...

Power to the people

The power of a “people’s plan” has been confirmed by a planning inspector’s rejection of three houses in the Green Belt at Hopwood. In his...

Climate emergency

Lickey & Blackwell Parish Council agreed to support a motion acknowledging a “climate emergency” and to consider creating their own policy. County councillor Matthew Jenkins had...

Summer festival season begins!

Alvechurch Village Society, which celebrates its 50th anniversary this year, is inviting residents from the village and beyond to mark the occasion with a...

Election results

The election results for Bromsgrove District Council are as follows: Alvechurch South: Trevor Charles BLAND (Conservative)   398 Alan Frederick COOPER (Labour)  54 Annette Barbara Louise ENGLISH (Independent)...
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Golf club won’t play ball

Lickey & Blackwell parish councillors were disappointed to learn that Blackwell Golf Club still does not intend to allow its land to be used...